Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SHOP PILE...U.S. FISH & WILDLIFE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
757 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CST ON FEBRUARY 11.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
IT WILL BE ANOTHER COOL DAY AT THE SHERBURNE NWR AS ARCTIC HIGH
DOMINATE OUR WEATHER. WITH THE HIG OVERHEAD...WINDS WILL BE LIGHT...
THOUGH WILL TAKE ON A SOUTHWESTERLY COMPONENT THIS AFTERNOON AS A
WEAK FRONT APPROACHES CENTRAL MN.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........14 AT IGNITION...MAX 18.
RH..................53 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 51 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTHWEST AT 3 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (0).
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-2400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2600-3100 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 0 MPH.

TIME (CST)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM   8 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............7      14     18     17     14     12
RH..............63     53     51     58     67     76
20 FT WIND......SW 2   SW 2   SW 4   SW 4   SW 3   W 2
20 FT WIND GUST.       5      5      5      5
HAINES INDEX....4      4      3      2      2      2

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 1.
RH..................MAX 87 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (0-3800).

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 8.
RH..................MIN 49 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW TO OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (4300-39700) INCREASING TO GOOD TO
                    EXCELLENT (55800-86800) IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...GRIESINGER
REQUESTED BY...ROBERT BENGSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160211.SHOPP.01/MPX


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